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Major Giving

Donate Stock

Making a gift of stock is a simple and powerful way to support the critical mission of Feed My People. It also offers you a number of financial benefits:

  • You can easily donate appreciated stocks, bonds, or mutual funds
  • The total value of the stock upon transfer is tax-deductible
  • There is no obligation to pay any capital gains taxes on the appreciation

If you have any questions about the process for stock donations below, contact Stephanie at 314.631.4900 ext 306 or by email at StephanieB@fmpstl.org

Stock donation instructions

  • Step 1: Complete your transfer


    Contact the institution where your stocks are held and let them know you’d like to transfer the shares to Feed My People’s account at Thrivent. You may need the following codes:

    • DTC # 0226 FBO NFS
    • Account # TY-9166567
    • Should you require it, MSF’s Employer Identification Number (EIN)/Federal Tax Identification Number (TIN) is 43-1264877


    Interested in making a gift of mutual funds, bonds, or stocks in the form of a physical certificate?

    These types of donations may be handled a little differently.  Contact Stephanie at 314.631.4900, ext. 306, or by email at StephanieB@fmpstl.org and she can quickly guide you through the process.


    If you or your broker have any technical questions regarding the transfer, contact our account manager at Thrivent:

    Jon Graf

    p. 314.487.5555 | Jon.Graf@Thrivent.com

  • Step 2: Let us know about your gift

    Stock donations transferred to our account aren't accompanied by donor information. We want to be sure we can acknowledge your gift and send you a tax receipt, so please be in touch. There are a few easy ways you can share your gift details, which include the name of the stock, the number of shares, and the date of transfer:


    Submit this gift information online using our Online Stock Gift Notification form below

    • Contact Stephanie B: Email: StephanieB@fmpstl.org
    • Download our Stock Gifts Notification Form


    Mail the completed form to: Feed My People, 171 Kingston Drive, St. Louis MO 63125.

    As soon as your gift is identified, we’ll send you an acknowledgement letter in the mail.

Stock gift notification form

Description of securities being transferred

Indicate the name of each security, number of shares, and the approximate dollar value. Click the + icons to add more.

Feed My People needs unrestricted gifts to best meet our mission, but we also try to respect donor wishes, when possible. If you wish you restrict your gift, please use the space below to specify your wish for the money.

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